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Music by Bergman: Amber Arcades

Amber Arcades is the moniker of Dutch-born musician Annelotte de Graaf. De Graaf first started writing songs in 2010 while temporarily living in Philadelphia. Back in the Netherlands she put out a first EP in 2012 containing soft-voiced, melancholic folk ballads.

Wanting to develop her sound and mature from the safe bedroom folk environment, she got in touch with producer Ben Greenberg (Beach Fossils, The Men, Destruction Unit) to produce a collection of songs she had written over the years. In May 2015, de Graaf flew out to New York to record the songs in the Strange Weather recording studio in Brooklyn, backed by a band consisting of members of Real Estate, Quilt and Kevin Morby.

The result is a record that is as dreamy and esoteric as it is gripping, presenting slightly off, floating pop melodies over a mixture of kraut-inspired drums, cutting guitars and fuzzed-out organs.

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Ville à Dômat #143: Barcelona és bona si el Sónar sona

Barcelona és bona si el Sónar sona! Demà repassarem el millor del festival electrònic. Esperem com nens petits el possible retorn del gran Mariscal Mauro que sembla ser entrevistarà a la gent del Festival Jardins Pedralbes. També entrevistarem a la banda guanyadora del Bala Perduda: els Böira. Divus Julius Bonasera punxarà el més nou de Beck, Chvrches, The Strokes, Metronomy, Arctic Lake, Bat For Lashes, Niki & The Dove i The Stone Roses i el mestre Bergman presentarà a les noves bandes Daphne And The Fuzz i Amber Arcades. Us informarem sobre el NOS Primavera Sound, el cicle Nits D’estiu A La Pedrera ,el Loveland Barcelona i del Brunch Electronic
Dilluns 6.45PM 100.5FM
Ville à Dômat: Que soni el Sónar!